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Accessing Kargo


If you have not already enabled the admin user for your instance, follow these instructions.


You can find the instance URL for Kargo by visiting Kargoyour instance. It is found in the upper left hand corner of the screen, to the right of the instance name and health status.

Kargo Instance URL

Access the Kargo Dashboard

  1. Click on the

  2. Log in with the username admin and the password set (or generated) while enabling the admin user.

Access Kargo using the kargo CLI

  1. Install the kargo CLI:
arch=$(uname -m)
[ "$arch" = "x86_64" ] && arch=amd64
curl -L -o kargo$(uname -s | tr '[:upper:]' '[:lower:]')-${arch}
chmod +x kargo

You will also need to move kargo onto your PATH.

  1. Log in by using the following command and following the prompts:
kargo login <instance_url> \
--admin \
--password <password>

At this point, you're ready to use your Akuity-managed Kargo instance as normal.